Matoaka Elementary School

Matoaka Elementary School serves 732 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Matoaka Elementary School operates within the Williamsburg-james City Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 732 students
Matoaka Elementary School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Matoaka Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Matoaka Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Matoaka Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
Matoaka Elementary School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
7%
12%
Matoaka Elementary School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
11%
25%
Matoaka Elementary School Black (2008-2012)
White
71%
53%
Matoaka Elementary School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.48 0.64
Matoaka Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
32%
Matoaka Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
7%
Matoaka Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,797 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Williamsburg-james City Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 11,797 3,669
District Total Revenue $144 MM $43 MM
District Spending $143 MM $42 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,658 $11,282
District Spending / Student $13,550 $11,065
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jamestown High School (2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lois Hornsby Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is D.j. Montague Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Williamsburg Jamestown High School
    3751 John Tyler Hwy
    Williamsburg , VA , 23135
    (757)259-3600
    2  mi  |  1186  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Williamsburg D.j. Montague Elementary School
    5380 Centerville Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23188
    (757)258-3022
    2.7  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Williamsburg Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School
    3131 Ironbound Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23185
    (757)221-0949
    3.2  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Williamsburg Lois Hornsby Middle School
    850 Jolly Pond Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23188
    (757)565-9400
    3.8  mi  |  919  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Williamsburg Lafayette High School
    4460 Longhill Rd
    Williamsburg , VA , 23188
    (757)565-0373
    3.8  mi  |  1077  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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